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1st Battalion Rhodesian Light Infantry Regimental Association ®

Anniversaries

1st February 1961, Formation of the Battalion
1st February 1979, Unveiling of the Trooper Memorial
28th February 1976, 1 Commando, Battle at Chibara Hills
7th March 1969, Formation of the RLI Regimental Association
19th June 1965, Battalion Receives it’s Colours
27th June 1970, Trooping the Coloursr
15th July 1963, HRH Queen Elizabeth II approves RLI’s Colours
25th July 1975, Bn granted “Freedom of the City” of Salisbury
17th October 1980 1980, The Final Parade of the Battalion
28th July 1980, Removal of the Trooper memorial to safety
6th September 1979, Puma 164 down at Mapai
31st October 1980, Disbanding of the Battalion
11th November Triangular Night
15th November 1976, 3 Commando, Honde Valley